Sponsors and Donors2019-10-09T13:25:48-04:00

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The National FFA Convention & Expo is a sea of blue jackets – FFA members from all corners of the nation gather in one place to celebrate their accomplishments and find inspiration for their next endeavors.

Because you are a generous supporter, we would like to invite you to attend. When you experience firsthand the motivational keynote speakers, energetic concerts, judging opportunities and an expo floor bustling with agricultural education and industry opportunities, you can see how your support has impacted the lives of FFA members.

Important 2019 Dates for Sponsors & Donors

Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 6 p.m. EDT
Convention registration opens (Early Bird rate)

Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 8 p.m. EDT
Standard registration rate begins

Breakfast 411

Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019
8 – 9:15 a.m.
Indiana Convention Center, Sagamore Ballroom 6-7

The National FFA Organization is celebrating 50 years of women in FFA. Join FFA members, advisors, supporters, industry leaders and national leadership for breakfast and an interactive discussion. A panel of former FFA members representing education, technology, farming and more will connect with the audience on topics around careers in the industry, women’s voices in advocacy and overcoming hurdles in largely male-dominated fields of work.

Event Host: Mark Poeschl, CEO, National FFA Organization and Foundation

Panel Moderator: Krysta Harden, Executive VP Global Environmental Strategy at Dairy Management Inc.


  • Sabrina Davis, Agriscience Teacher, FFA Advisor
  • Artha Kristie Jonassaint, Former Florida FFA State Officer
  • Ruth Kimmelshue, Senior Vice President, Business Operations & Supply Chain, and Chief Sustainability Officer, Cargill
  • Michele Payn, Author and Certified Speaking Professional, Cause Matters Corp

Event Cost: $15
Seats are limited and must be reserved in advance.

National FFA Foundation Celebration Dinner

Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019
6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, Marriott Ballroom

This event celebrates our FFA supporters and the amazing impact of your contributions as we recognize the positive difference that FFA members are making not only with themselves, but also in their communities and our world. We will also honor changemakers and leaders as alumni members, donors, sponsors and volunteers. Join us to share dinner and entertainment with FFA members and special guests.

Suggested Attire: cocktail, black tie optional.

Event cost: $100 – Seats are limited and must be reserved in advance.

Interested in attending National FFA Convention & Expo as a sponsor or donor?

Fill out this form or call 317.802.6060